Vice President & Chief Engineer, China State Construction Engineering Corporation
Zhu JianchaoVice President & Chief Engineer, China State Construction Engineering Corporation
Vice President of the largest international contractor in the UAE and presided over the completion of the 3D printed “Office of The Future” in Dubai
Mr. Zhu was appointed as the Chief Engineer since the establishment of China State Construction Engineering Corporation (Middle East)(L.L.C) (CSCEC ME) in 2005, and was subsequently appointed as the Vice President of CSCEC ME, which has become the largest international contractor in the UAE now after more than a decade’s development.
Mr. Zhu graduated from one of the top-class universities in China in 1988. He works in design and construction technology for 31 years since then, and has 22 year’s extensive overseas experiences in technology management and construction projects.
Mr. Zhu interests in new technologies. He presided over the completion of the 3D printing design and construction technology of “Office of The Future” in Dubai in 2016, which has reached the international advanced level.
Managing Director, Archiplexus
Shwan AlhashimiManaging Director, Archiplexus
Changing how humans perceive space through next generation AR efforts at Dubai’s expo2020
Shwan Alhashimi is an award-winning architect who founded the UAE-born Archiplexus Architecture & Design Practice. Drawing upon a vast range of international experience in architecture and development, Shwan is passionate about architecture’s role in bridging the gap between contemporary technological innovations, commercial ingenuity and everyday life. Shwan is committed to innovation in all aspects of design and utilizes technology from the inception to the delivery of Archiplexus’s human-centric projects. This commitment to high quality design and innovation is recognized by his numerous awards, including IPA 2017, New Zealand Institute of Architects Award for Urban Design, Excellence in the Beca Innovation Awards, the Emirates Green Building Council Award, to name a few.